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NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis

NGC 6541 is a Globular Cluster in the Corona Australis constellation. NGC 6541 is situated south of the celestial equator and, as such, it is more easily visible from the southern emisphere.

NGC 6541
Globular Cluster
Corona Australis
Available Resources for NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis

Photometric information of NGC 6541

The following table lists the magnitude of NGC 6541 in different bands of the electomagnetic spectrum (when available), from the B band (445nm wavelength, corresponding to the Blue color), to the V band ( 551nm wavelength, corresponding to Green/Yellow color), to the J, H, K bands (corresponding to 1220nm, 1630nm, 2190nm wavelengths respectively, which are colors not visible to the human eye).

8.06
7.32

For more information about photometry in astronomy, check the photometric system article on Wikipedia.

Apparent size of NGC 6541

The following table reports NGC 6541 apparent angular size. The green area displayed on top of the DSS2 image of NGC 6541 is a visual representation of it.
7.5 arcmin
7.5 arcmin

Digitized Sky Survey image of NGC 6541

The image below is a photograph of NGC 6541 from the Digitized Sky Survey 2 (DSS2 - see the credits section) taken in the red channel. The area of sky represented in the image is 0.5x0.5 degrees (30x30 arcmins).

Image of NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis star
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DSS2 image of NGC 6541 in the Red band. The green region on the image is a representation of the major (7.5 arcmin) and minor (7.5 arcmin) axes of the object's apparent size.

Celestial coordinates and finder chart of NGC 6541

Celestial coordinates for the J2000 equinox of NGC 6541 are provided in the following table:

18h 08m 02s
-43° 42’ 56”

The simplified sky charts below show the position of NGC 6541 in the sky. The first chart has a field of view of 60° while the second one has a field of view of 10°.

Finder chart NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis.

Finder chart NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis star
Simplified finder chart for NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis.

Rise ans set times of NGC 6541 from your location

Location: Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]
Latitude: 51° 28’ 47” N
Longitude: 0° 00’ 00” E
Timezone: Europe/London

NGC 6541 - Globular Cluster in Corona Australis is currently not visible from Greenwich, United Kingdom [change]